Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued April 30 at 11:21AM CDT expiring April 30 at 3:15PM CDT by NWS Tallahassee FL

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Tallahassee FL
Issued: 2014-04-30T11:21:27-05:00
Expires: 2014-04-30T15:15:00-05:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 3:15 PM CDT. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
JACKSON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF FLORIDA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF MARIANNA…
WASHINGTON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF FLORIDA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…VERNON…CHIPLEY…

* UNTIL 315 PM CDT

* AT 1115 AM CDT…RADAR DETECTED AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS…SOME WITH
WITH HEAVY RAIN MOVING ACROSS WASHINGTON AND JACKSON COUNTIES.
MANY ROADS REMAIN CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING. RAINFALL ESTIMATES THAT
4 TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN THESE AREAS AND AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO
2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT 2 TO 4 HOURS. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN
WILL ONLY FURTHER ADD TO THE FLOODING THAT IS ALREADY OCCURRING.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO NEW HOPE…
MILLERS FERRY…HOLMES VALLEY…SYLVANIA…SMYRNA…WHITEHEAD
CROSSROADS…BAHOMA…SILLS…ELLAVILLE…BUENA VISTA…BLUE
SPRING…COTTONDALE AIRPORT…TWO EGG…RICHTER CROSSROADS…RED
HEAD…MARIANNA MUNICIPAL A/P…MALONE…LOVEDALE…JACOBS…
GREENWOOD…FIVE POINTS…DELLWOOD…COTTONDALE…CHIPOLA
TERRACE…CHIPLEY MUNICIPAL AIRPORT…CAMPBELLTON…BROWNTOWN…
BASCOM AND LIVE OAK.
Instruction: MOVE AWAY FROM RISING WATER TO HIGHER GROUND! MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR
IN VEHICLES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.
REMEMBER…TURN AROUND…DON’T DROWN.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Washington; Jackson

Message Identifier: NWS-130404-884193-620160
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings